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Media Type: News / Op - Ed
Date of Publication: June 19
Year of Publication: 2020
Publication City: London, UK
Publisher: Guardian News and Media Limited
Author(s): Damian Carrington
Newspaper: The Guardian
Unpalatable as it may be for those wedded to producing and eating meat, the environmental and health evidence for a plant-based diet is clear:
Whether you are concerned about your health, the environment or animal welfare, scientific evidence is piling up that meat-free diets are best. Millions of people in wealthy nations are already cutting back on animal products.
Of course livestock farmers and meat lovers are unsurprisingly fighting back and it can get confusing. Are avocados really worse than beef? What about bee-massacring almond production?
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